Contributor Patrick Clarke

Streets Ahead: Mike Skinner

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Streets Ahead: Mike Skinner

When Mike Skinner reunited The Streets, he could’ve cashed his cheque and quit. Instead, he’s got a mixtape, album and film on the way. We meet the certified legend who’s still pushing things forward.

May 8, 2020 1:00pm

Every Good: Porridge Radio

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Every Good: Porridge Radio

From Brighton’s DIY underground scene, Dana Margolin and pals are finally peeking their heads above the parapet and aiming for something bigger.

March 13, 2020 10:48am

Sound & Vision: La Roux

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Sound & Vision: La Roux

2014’s ‘Trouble In Paradise’ may have proved an all-too-relevant title, but with new LP ‘Supervision’, La Roux’s Elly Jackson is striding out on her own and swearily taking back control.

February 7, 2020 1:18pm

Youth & Young Manhood: Mura Masa

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Youth & Young Manhood: Mura Masa

On second album ‘R.Y.C’ (Raw Youth Collage), Alex Crossan - aka Mura Masa - is stepping out from behind the laptop, finding his voice and broadening his horizons.

February 5, 2020 2:26pm

His Dark Materials: Pixies

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His Dark Materials: Pixies

Across a long and rich career, Pixies have built a canon of strange and singular work. On ‘Beneath The Eyrie’ they’re finally inviting people into their world, but don’t think it’s going to come easy.

September 13, 2019 1:45pm

Gimme Some Truth: The Murder Capital

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Gimme Some Truth: The Murder Capital

On debut ‘When I Have Fears’, Dubliners The Murder Capital set out to explore their inner workings in the most commited way possible. This is what they found.

August 16, 2019 10:43am

Bare Necessities: Ezra Furman

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Bare Necessities: Ezra Furman

Stripping things back to their rawest, most unfiltered form, ‘Twelve Nudes’ finds Ezra Furman tackling the world and himself head on, and coming out fighting.

August 5, 2019 3:18pm

‘Mon the Sniff: Amyl and the Sniffers

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‘Mon the Sniff: Amyl and the Sniffers

Aussie punks Amyl and the Sniffers leave a trail of sweaty carnage wherever they go. We meet the band in Hamburg and try to keep up…

May 23, 2019 12:26pm